UNIVERSITY OF PITTSBURGH POLICY 02-05-02

CATEGORY:              ACADEMIC AFFAIRS

SECTION:                  Faculty Development

SUBJECT:                 Advanced Degrees

EFFECTIVE DATE:   August 10, 1988

PAGE(S):                   1

I.    SCOPE

      This policy establishes the eligibility of faculty members for admission into advanced

      degree programs at the University.

II.   POLICY

      No person holding the rank of professor or associate professor at the University of

      Pittsburgh will be admitted to an advanced degree program in any school within the

      University.

      -     With the exception of part-time faculty members outside the tenure stream.

      This regulation is not meant to prevent members of the University faculty from taking

      courses for credit, here or elsewhere.

      Exceptions may be made by the Senior Vice President or Provost for a person seeking a

      second advanced degree in a school other than that of his or her appointment.